DeKalb County, Missouri Genealogy

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{{Missouri-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Missouri|Missouri]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[DeKalb_County,_Missouri|DeKalb County]]''  
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.dekalbcountymo.org/ De Kalb County Courthouse]<br>109 W Main Street <br>P O Box 248; <br>Maysville, MO 64469-0248<br>Phone: 816.449.5402&nbsp;<br><br>County Recorder has marriage and divorce records; <br>County Clerk has birth records 1880-1902; probate <br>Judge has probate records  
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[http://www.dekalbcountymo.org/ De Kalb County Courthouse]<br>109 W Main Street <br>P O Box 248; <br>Maysville, MO 64469-0248<br>Phone: 816.449.5402&nbsp;<br><br>County Recorder has marriage and divorce records; <br>County Clerk has birth records 1880-1902; probate <br>Judge has probate records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), DeKalb County, Missouri. Page 399 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref> 
  
 
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== History  ==
  
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The county is named after Revolutionary War hero [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb Johann de Kalb] (1721-1780), a German baron.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb "Johann de Kalb,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after Revolutionary War hero [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb Johann de Kalb] (1721-1780), a German baron.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_de_Kalb "Johann de Kalb,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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Contents

County Courthouse

De Kalb County Courthouse
109 W Main Street
P O Box 248;
Maysville, MO 64469-0248
Phone: 816.449.5402 

County Recorder has marriage and divorce records;
County Clerk has birth records 1880-1902; probate
Judge has probate records[1]

History

Johann de Kalb.JPG

The county is named after Revolutionary War hero Johann de Kalb (1721-1780), a German baron.[2]

Parent County

1845--DeKalb County was created 25 February 1845 from Clinton County. County seat: Maysville [3]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of DeKalb County border changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing DeKalb County, Missouri Genealogy census records online, see: Missouri Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Births
Marriages
Deaths

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), DeKalb County, Missouri. Page 399 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. "Johann de Kalb," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).